Scores

Final

Pacific 64

(6-5, 1-4 away)

New Mexico St 69

(5-7, 4-2 home)

    Coverage: FULLCT/ESPN3

    9:00 PM ET, December 18, 2010

    Pan American Center, Las Cruces, New Mexico

    1 2 T
    PAC 31 3364
    NMSU 26 4369

    Top Performers

    Pacific: S. Willard 15 Pts, 11 Reb

    New Mexico St: R. Dixon 13 Pts, 5 Reb, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

    New Mexico St. 69, Pacific 64

    Associated Press

    LAS CRUCES, N.M. -- Gordo Castillo scored 17 points to lead New Mexico State to a 69-64 victory over Pacific on Saturday night.

    Renaldo Dixon added 13 points for the Aggies (5-7).

    Castillo and Bandja Sy hit back-to-back 3-pointers to put New Mexico State up 52-43 with 11:05 remaining.

    Pacific (6-5) closed to within three with a pair of Allen Huddleston free throws with 3:11 to play, but Castillo hit another 3-pointer from the corner with 3:02 left. The Tigers closed to within three again with 6.4 seconds left, but Castillo converted a one-and-one opportunity at the line to seal the win.

    Sam Willard led Pacific with 15 points and 11 rebounds, and Pat Eveland added 14 points.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    PAC
    NMSU
    Points 64 69
    FG Made-Attempted 21-52 (.404) 25-47 (.532)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-22 (.364) 4-13 (.308)
    FT Made-Attempted 14-21 (.667) 15-22 (.682)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 13 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 7 7

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